PEARLAND, Texas - ​Pearland Police are looking for a missing 9-year-old autistic boy. The child's name is Marcus and he has been missing since 4 p.m. Thursday, officers said.

He is described as a black male and was last seen wearing a black Nike t-shirt and black sweat pants.

Marcus was last seen at a home in the 6700 block of Fite road. Officers have not released the child's last name.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is urged to contact the Pearland Police Department at 281-997-4100.